Reading XML like Python!

John johng2001 at
Tue Oct 26 00:56:47 CEST 2004

"Diez B. Roggisch" <deetsNOSPAM at> wrote in message news:<clin96$hgo$04$1 at>...
> John wrote:
> > I have to read a lot of XML for my upcoming project.
> > XML is hard on my eyes.
> > Is there some sort of converter that converts XML to something more
> > eye friendly? maybe like Python? I have seen restructured text. There
> > is a paper at EuroPython 2004 that seems to do something similar.
> I used yaml - actually its not exactly what you asked for, but a different
> way of producing markup, which is much more friendly to the eye, and as
> whitespace is significant, resembles python in that respect. I'm not aware
> of xml2yaml converters, but I haven't looked so there might be some.

Thanks for the info. I found some YAML and PYX converters on CPAN. Will do for now.

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